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IN BRIEF - Coveney Secures EU Measures to Cope with Russian Ban on Fisheries Imports

EUROPEAN UNION
Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Minister Simon Coveney TD, at October 14th of 2014’s EU Fisheries Council, secured the agreement of the Council and the Commission to bank a portion of 2014’s fishing quotas and transfer them into 2015. This measure will give the fishing industry the option of not fishing part of 2014’s quota and having it available in 2015. This measure will help mitigate the impact of the Russian ban on the importation of fishery products. The banking option will be applied to the mackerel, horse mackerel and Celtic Sea herring stocks as these are directly impacted by the Russian imports ban. The measure will be introduced shortly on the basis of positive scientific advice that it will not adversely impact on the sustainability of the stocks.

 

Minister Coveney said “I have listened to our industry and the difficulties those fishing Celtic Sea herring, mackerel and horse mackerel are experiencing because Russia has closed its important market to EU fishery products. The price for herring has dropped significantly for this autumn fishery and I want to give the industry the option of banking part of the quota until prices improve. I today secured the agreement of the Fisheries Council and the Commission to bank 25% of this year’s quota until prices improve next year when market conditions have improved. I expect the Commission to receive the required scientific advice that the stocks will not be adversely impacted by this measure over the coming week so that the measures may be adopted in early November. ”

Source: Ein News

 


Other Media | Industrias Pesqueras: The Port of Barcelona launches the latest technology for container scanners

SPAIN
Thursday, July 09, 2020

The Port of Barcelona has inaugurated a new container scanner that incorporates the latest non-intrusive inspection technologies, which streamlines export and import operations that have to carry out an inspection. "Its implementation shows the commitment of the Port and Barcelona Customs with its Port Community since this new unit, in addition to being faster, guarantees more reliability and quality of the scans, improving service in transport companies, logistics operators and terminals involved in the transport of containers ”, explains the Port.

The new scanner is a Rapiscan Eagle® M60 mobile unit, equipped with an extendable arm-mounted X-ray system capable of inspecting containers on trucks and other types of vehicles up to 3.6 meters wide and 5 meters high and without length limit.

Source: Fishing Industries | Read the full article here


Othe Media | SeafoodSource: US firm launches frozen plant-based seafood analog entrees, apps

UNITED STATES
Thursday, July 09, 2020

Gathered Foods, the manufacturer of Good Catch plant-based seafood analogs, is launching a new line of frozen seafood entrees and appetizers.

The New York City-based company has rolled out New England Style Plant-Based Crab Cakes, Thai Style Plant-Based Fish Cakes, and Classic Style Plant-Based Fish Burgers in its latest offering. They are available at East Coast retailers and have a suggested retail price of USD 5.99 (EUR 5.29) each. The company is planning to expand distribution throughout the U.S. later this year.

"Ultimately, consumers simply want an enjoyable culinary experience, from ease of preparation to delightful taste," Gathered Foods Co-Founder and CEO Chris Kerr said in a press release. 


Author: Christine Blank / SeafoodSource | Read the full article here


Other Media | SalmonBusiness: Austevoll Seafood’s conglomerate discount narrows

NORWAY
Thursday, July 09, 2020

Increasing willingness to price pelagic business.

On Monday this week, SalmonBusiness reported the conglomerate discount for Austevoll discount has increased, meaning that the fishing company was worth less than its Lerøy shares.

In fact, Austevoll Seafood’s large scale fisheries activities at the week’s entrance on the Oslo Stock exchange had a negative value of EUR 200 million.

Although the article did not involve any recommendation, it could form the basis for a so-called long/short-trade, where investors would buy Austevoll and sell Lerøy. It would thus be a market neutral trade, with one betting that the gap in pricing between the two shares is going in – regardless of how the stock exchange generally develops.

Author: Aslak Berge / SalonBusiness | Read the full article here


Other Media | fishfarmingexpert: Companies team up to offer one-stop shop for RAS

AUSTRALIA
Thursday, July 09, 2020

Global aquaculture consultancy SmartAqua and Australian project delivery company Wiley have teamed up to provide turnkey services for land-based aquaculture, recirculating aquaculture systems (RAS) project management, processing plant design and construction.

SmartAqua managing director Alastair Smart said: “SmartAqua have worked with Wiley over many years. The rapid expansion into land-based farming and the need for turnkey project management of a land-based facility integrated with processing led to us deciding to formally merge our skillsets.”

Source: fishfarmingexpert | Read the full article here


Other Media | Industrias Pesqueras: Agreement with Mauritania extended until November 2021

EUROPEAN UNION
Thursday, July 09, 2020

The Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, through the General Secretariat for Fisheries, announced this morning that the extension of the fisheries agreement has been agreed during the fifth round of negotiations between the European Commission and Mauritania, "with improvements for the continuity of the activity of the fleet that operates in the Mauritanian fishing ground ”, the institution reports in a statement. IP announced in late June that this possibility was on the table.

At Spain's request, the agreement has been extended for one year and will be fully operational under current conditions until November 15, 2021. “In this way, the fleet will be able to continue operating while talks for a new protocol continue and they will be able to request licenses during the next year ”, highlights the Ministry.

Source: Fishing Industries | Read the full article here


Other Media | The Fish Site: Kingfish moves across the pond

NETHERLANDS
Wednesday, July 08, 2020

Despite the turbulent economic climate, Netherlands-based The Kingfish Company is expanding - and charting new waters in the USA.

While many producers of high-end seafood have struggled under the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, The Kingfish Company – the new corporate identity for Netherlands-based Kingfish Zeeland, which recently embarked on an ambitious international expansion programme – is emerging from it in fine fettle.

Not only is the yellowtail kingfish producer on schedule and on budget with the construction of its Netherlands RAS expansion (which will double its current capacity), it has also just submitted its first permit notice for the construction of a 6,000-to-8,000-tonne RAS in Maine, USA. The company is on target to hit its long-term 20,000-tonne production goal across its EU and US sites. CEO Ohad Maiman explains to The Fish Site that it’s been an interesting journey.

Author: Rob Fletcher / The Fish Site| Read the full article
here


Other Media | SeafoodSource: Uber, Stop & Shop add grocery delivery services, with seafood continuing sales increase streak

UNITED STATES
Wednesday, July 08, 2020

Grocery e-commerce sales spiked, and fresh, frozen, and shelf-stable seafood sales grew again in June, as U.S. consumers continued to shift their food buying from foodservice to retail.

U.S. online grocery sales climbed 9 percent in June to USD 7.2 billion (EUR 6.4 billion), according to a new Brick Meets Click/Mercatus Grocery Survey. Fully 45.6 million households used delivery and pickup services to fulfill a larger portion of their grocery needs, Brick Meets Click/ Mercatus said in a press release. The increase was almost entirely driven by a 9 percent increase among shoppers in the over-60 age segment since May.
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Author: Christine Blank / SeafoodSource | Read the full article here


Other Media | fishfarmingexpert: Minecraft tycoons help Ace Aquatec build better world

UNITED KINGDOM
Wednesday, July 08, 2020

Aquaculture technology specialist Ace Aquatec has attracted new investment from Scottish video game entrepreneurs Chris van der Kuyl and Paddy Burns, the company announced today.

The investment of the undisclosed sum will also see Van der Kuyl join Ace Aquatec’s board as the ambitious company grows its team and regional support network over the coming months.

Van der Kuyl and Burns run 4J Studios, best known for developing the console versions of Minecraft, the best-selling video game of all time. Their move follows the decision last year by Dutch sustainable aquaculture investor Aqua-Spark to take a stake in Ace Aquatec.

Author: Gareth Moore / fishfarmingexpert | Read the full article
here


Other Media | FiskerForum: 42% emissions reduction with new technology

NORWAY
Wednesday, July 08, 2020

A new pelagic vessel for Norwegian owners is predicted to be placed in the lead in minimising emissions when it is delivered to owners Selvåg Senior AS in 2023.

The new vessel will replace the existing Selvåg Senior, which was built in 1999, and owner Egil Sørheim would prefer to build the new pelagic catcher at a Norwegian shipyard, once financing and support schemes have been finalised.

According to fishing vessel operators’ federation Fiskebåt, the new Selvåg Senior has been designed by Skipsteknisk, in collaboration with SINTEF via the Optikjøl programme and Coolfish, which has studies refrigeration technology.

Author: Quentin bates / FiskerForum | Read the full article
here


Other Media | SeafoodSource: Australia extends freight flight support for seafood exporters

AUSTRALIA
Tuesday, July 07, 2020

The Australian government’s International Freight Assistance Mechanism (IFAM), which assists farming and seafood industry companies export their produce overseas, has been extended until the end of the year.

In a statement, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure, Transport, and Regional Development Michael McCormack said the government has poured in an additional AUD 240 million (USD 167.5 million, EUR 147.7 million) in funding to extend support to IFAM until December 2020.

Author: Bernadette Carreon / SeafoodSource | Read the full article here


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